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  1. General BMW Discussions
    Hi All I recently bought a e92 335i (n55) and wanted to polish and remove some swirl marks. My problem is, I live in an apartment and have no power points in or near my parking bay. I was wandering if anybody knew of a decent cordless or 12v polisher/buffer that won't cost the earth. My last...
  2. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    I bought an X5 back in Feb, which had a set of 4 Accelera Iotas on it, and from what I gathered, the previous long term owner had fitted a few replacements of the same make in the past. I had never heard of Accelera before, and in fairness as we have had a wide variety of weather conditions...
  3. General BMW Discussions
    Hi there, As the title says really, I've recently picked up a nice 2009 BMW 320i SE Highline Coupe but the wheels are kerbed to hell. Pretty keen to get them refurbished soon and wondered if anyone knew of somewhere decent (and reasonable too) in/around the Leeds area? Cheers, J:)
  4. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hi All, Will post a separate topic detailing all the issues I'm having under the correct forum group but just wondered if anyone can reccoment an independent bmw specialist in Portsmouth. The two I have narrowed it down to are Alexander Autos and Etech Motorsport. I noticed that Etech are on...
  5. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi, I am after trying to get hold of one of these, I have tried ebay but they all seem to only fit years 2003/05 according to the adverts selling these. Please don't ask why I want one (just do! lol) Many Thanks Jason
  6. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hi, I have a refurbed and gloss black set of alloys to fit to my e63. Got them off another Bimmerforums member, who has confirmed the alloys are the right size for my car - in this case 19", front 8.5j & rear 9j's. My local garage (not BMW, not an indy) can't find the size markings (as the...
  7. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    Hi All, quick question. I picked up my used m sport 17" wheels today. The front tyres are fine. But the rears, which are 255/40/17, will need replacing soon. However, I don't have the funds to buy premium run flat tyres at the moment. Does anyone know or recommend any decent mid-range or even...
  8. BMW Chassis and Brakes
    hi all i have a e46 msport coupe and wanting to lower it a bit with coilovers but dont want it hard or harsh but for road use,but not silly money any reccomendations?
  9. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi Trying to fit a dashcam to my X5 E53. Ive hooked up the wires to fuses but cannot find a decent fuse point anywhere round glove box. If anyone could advise that would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Dave
  10. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Does anyone know a good specialist near Arundel and Worthing; I need a car looked at? Thanks, David
  11. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    well it looks like i need a new set of tyres for my x3 , any advise for better price pirelli p zero * 235 45 r19 95w pirelli p zero * 255 40 r19 96w best price so far is kwick fit at £170 .99 fitted thanks Tim
  12. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Did a run yesterday from Coventry to Birmingham airport then to the far side of Nuneaton by the A5 then into Coventry city centre then down to Ilford in Essex. Steady 80-85 mph where I could mixed with traffic in towns etc and over the 260 mile journey got 51.3 mpg.;) Cant argue with that on a...
  13. Tyres and Alloy Wheels Forum
    My friend needs a pair of tires on his MV3 18s rear. Looking to avoid paying the full price of a new set so if anyone selling a pair with min 6mm thread and decent brand. Must be run flats please. No puncture repairs and would collect reasonable distance in east london Thanks
  14. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    I am after someone good that can have a look at my car, radio wiring harness suffered voltage surge (12VDC) car's steering wheel media control buttons and AC is now playing up and sometimes dont work. Thank you
  15. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    I have had the run around from a couple of people whose main work seems to be fleecing insurance companies repairing Nissan Cumquats. I'm looking for someone to do some work on my 1982 e21, it's a straight car, NOT rusty, no rust anywhere, been dry stored off the road since 2000. Needs a full...
  16. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hi All, I just bought an 2001 325Ci Coupe couple of days ago and I am looking for a decent garage/shop to check on the car. Ideally, I am looking for a place where the car can pass MOT in February. Also, I don't mind getting my own hands dirty and I would actually like to learn as much as...
  17. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    My car is 2003 BMW 5 series (3.0D). Recently I noticed that after the night when the transmission fluids are cold the gear shift from 1st and 2nd gear is not as smooth as it is later (after few miles). The car did already 120 000 and as I purchased it few months ago, I have no evidence that...
  18. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    I know this topic has been covered, but the threads I found are a few years old and BM Motors, Law for example seem no longer to exist. Increased low rev whine changing to high rev whistle from the back of the engine suggests my turbo is on the way out. (320d, 118k miles). As a main dealer...
  19. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Decent Body Shop in Bolton/Manchester/Lancs Hi All, Looking for some advice on a decent bodyshop to repair quarter panel on my 14yr much loved E46! Cheers, Matt
  20. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hey folks, I bought a 2005 320d ES, normally I would buy a higher trim level as such, but E46's at that mileage and price / condition (and manual) seemed rare, so I decided to get this one in the ES Trim. What I would like to do is; 1) Retrofit Multifunction steering wheel buttons to the...
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